Book News: May 3rd, 2012

In this third edition Michael A West Effective has updated the text to reflect the latest research evidence. The book provides managers with the necessary guidance and tools to build and maintain effective teamwork.

Effective Teamwork provides all the tools necessary to help teams become more effective, including case studies, discussion questions, exercises and questionnaires.

This new edition offers a unique integration of rigorous research with practical guidance to develop effective leadership teams. It features new chapters on virtual teams and top management teams, plus contemporary themes of ethics and values. It utilizes research based on positive psychology techniques.

Drawing on the latest psychological research, the text examines those factors which prevent and promote team effectiveness. The book includes new chapters on creating teams and on conflicts in teams.

Published by Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-0-470-97497-1. £24.99